Dec 9, 2012 10:00pm PST
could be performed. 140 couples registered to get married at seattle's city hall this morning. some courtrooms began performing ceremonies at midnight. washington, maine, maryland, became the first states to approve same-sex marriage by popular vote. they join six other states where it is already legal. >>> president obama and house speaker john boehner met at the white house today and the topic of discussion is the impending fiscal cliff. spokesman for both men, they say two the agreed to not release details of the conversation, but that they emphasize the line of communication remain open. trying to find a deficit cutting deal to stop the combination of automatic tax increases and spending cuts scheduled to kick in at the beginning of the year. >>> former south african president nelson mandela is nit hospital tonight. those around him are giving few detailed investigation. the 94-year-old hero had been admitted to a military hospital for tests and as he was, "comfortable." a report says that he is no longer speaking. delegation of the leaders visit the hospital today. he became so
Nov 30, 2012 10:00pm PST
scattered showers. look at the rain up and down the western sea board here. seattle, portland getting heavy rainfall. our round of rain is several miles offshore. it's only a matter of time before it gets here. the timing has changed. it likely will be after midnight tomorrow night before the rain picks up in and around san francisco, oakland and san jose. we're pushing things back after midnight tomorrow. rainfall totals have not changed. everywhere you see purple another two inches of rainfall. north day, three to five inches of additional rainfall. a lot of rain coming through from midnight tomorrow night through the day on sunday. it looks like it will come in a consolidated amount of time. it looks like the rain will be out of here sunday afternoon. dryer by sunday evening. the average high is right around 60 degrees. napa 64. san jose, 65 degrees. the rain picks up tomorrow night. raining most of the day on sunday. after they we get a break. monday looks dry. a couple scattered showers on tuesday and wednesday and then mainly dry and sunny next thursday and friday. we have one more ro
Dec 6, 2012 10:00pm PST
those who must enforce the law are foggy on details. >> reporter: at seattle police headquarters given the task of explaining the new marijuana law. what do you call it? >> marijwhatnow. it's a guide. >> reporter: a lot of people are saying that. it will take a year for the state to write regulations for selling marijuana legally. that leaves confusing gaps. it's still illegal to smoke pot publicly. you can possess it. you can buy it, but nobody is allowed to sell it. nobody is allowed to grow it right now either. how do you get legal pot? >> i couldn't tell you. >> reporter: the new law passed with 56% of the vote. supporters say it will save police and courts time and money. since 2001 more than 130,000 people have been arrested in washington state for marijuana possession. legal marijuana sales could generate washington $500 million a year in taxes and business. opponents worry legalization will lead to more people using drugs. >> this is not what you're going to pick up in baggy at the corner. >> it's the opposite. >> reporter: a former microsoft executive has plans for up market m
Dec 10, 2012 10:00pm PST
. san francisco, number 2, seattle number 3. and fourth was vancouver, canada. rounding out the top five, new york city. >>> and still ahead, why the homeless in california are in line to get cell phones. >>> plus, the scramble to rescue thousands of squid on the beaches of santa cruz. the reason that they are washing ashore. >>> millions of people are still in shock over the death of latin pop star. how she inspired beyond her music. >>> and in the bay area, record highs today. it doesn't take much this time of the year, but there's a big change in store, the big chill. details straight ahead. oh, it's the current temperature. nominated singer died in a e crash in northern mexico jut hours after leaving that st. the mexican- american artiss a ca >>> the singer died just hours after leaving the stage. she was a california native and a cbs reporter shows us that the popularity was growing. >> reporter: she was born in southern california, but the 43- year-old singer had fans on both sides of the u.s./mexico border. after this concert on saturday night in mexico, she boarded a jet wit
Dec 14, 2012 10:00pm PST
the day. there was -- on seattle throughout the day. there was a vij -- on site throughout the day. there was a candlelight vigil. >> thank you. here is what else weave learned today -- we have learned today, adam lanza was caring two automatic hand guns and had a assault rifle in the back of the car that he took to the school. all three were bought legally and registered to his mother. authorities also recovered three other weapons. adam lanza was an honor student who may have suffered from a personality disorder. earlier we reported that his mother was a teacher at the school, now that is unclear. at least one parent said she was a substitute teacher there. witnesses say the shooter was wearing black and a military vest and didn't utter a single word. cbs 5 randy page talked to a former fbi profiler. >> something happened in this life a stressor, that caused him to go over the edge. >> reporter: he says mass murders often have second thoughts before they kill their first victim. >> that is the killing that is the point of no return. >> reporter: in this case adam lanza's possible
Dec 22, 2012 10:00pm PST
not shut them down. they are now 5-and-5. >>> when the niners take on seattle, they will be without justin smith. espn is reporting that smith is out for the showdown. smith's elbow is still bothering him. his streak of 185 games will come to an end. >>> and probably the lone great spot in lions season. calvin johnson breaks the record set by jerry price. falcons do clinch the no. 1 seed in the nfc west with the victory. >>> that wraps up eyewitness news at 10:00. remember, the news is always on at cbssf.com. along with gary, i'm bryan. thanks for watching. we'll see you at 11. back in the day, we didn't have the u-verse wireless receiver. [ light laugh ] the tv stayed in one place... mmmmhmmmm. ...right next to the upstairs tv outlet. oh yeah. they can move the tv all over the place, even outside. grandpa... mmmhmm? kids have it easy nowadays. [ glasses clink ] i'm trying to tell ya.
Dec 23, 2012 10:00pm PST
th quarter, connecting with him for another. seattle wins 42-13 as they clinch that playoff spot. and they could do the same. with a win over arizona. they won the second straight game for carolina, getting blasted, delivering the shot. x-rays were negative. no stop for them scoring four plays for the turnovers. and they beat the raiders. it will be 17-6. coming up on cbs5, what these players had to say about the losses they took today. >> i'll be watching. >> we all will. >> that does it for eyewitness news at 10:00. we'll see you at 11:00 on cbs5. ,,,, music's, ready ! share the harmony... she'll be here soon ! she'll love this ! share a sweeter welcome... hey, hola, cómo estás ? hello, hey everyone. hi. es un pla-cer co-no-cer-te. encantada. share everything. this holiday get verizon's share everything plan. unlimited talk, text and shareable data... ... across your family's devices, all in one plan. hurry in for a droid razr m by motorola for $49.99.
Dec 23, 2012 8:30am PST
-5 on the year. when the ers take on seattle, they will be -- 9ers take on seattle, they will be with the can havive end justin schmit. he is out. and the man they call mega beltron had 200-yards. that is it for sports. >> not quite. don't forget to check out the raiders this morning. you can see all the action starting at cbs5 at 10:00 a.m. it is followed by the 5th quarter. >> good day to it is inside and watch a game if you don't have more shopping to do. >>> coming up next, a winter storm packing a punch with heavy rain and winds. >> and the north bay community keeping an eye on the rising water levels. >> i do think people waited a little bit. now they are just ready to buy, buy, buy. >> bay area stores banking on last minute holiday shoppers and weekend sale that is may top black friday. we will be right back. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, see heavy rains. plus - sierra drivers pulling overo install those snow chains. weather ad libs 07:07:43;12 suhr: anything gets..guns shouldn't be lyi around. and san francisco top's . >>> a big storm is pushing its way into the bay area. >> and a cold sno